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Minga Workshop: Natural Soap Making Lab

May 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm


lavender soap batchWe use soap everyday but how is it made? Join us on Sunday May 15 to learn all the bubbly details of traditional soapmaking. Discover the differences and benefits of “real” natural soap vs the commercial brands through an interactive, hands on workshop, where you will learn the techniques, the ingredients and equipment needed to make your own sudsy bars. We will give you safety info, touch on some fun science (the backbone of soap), the differences in ingredients and the methods and techniques to create your own custom bars. Participants will customize, mix and mold their own luxurious bars to take home.

You will learn:

  • Benefits of 100% natural soap vs commercial brands
  • Ingredients and equipment needed to make your own soap
  • Knowledge of the process and techniques of traditional soapmaking through hands on training
  • Creative ways to custom design your soap and other tips and tricks.

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May 15, 2016
10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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